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Board of Directors

Phyllis Albritton, Montgomery Country (VA) Floyd Radford NAACP; Blacksburg Presbyterian Church

Silvio Carrillo, Independent Producer and Filmmaker

Jeanette Charles, Witness for Peace Southwest (WFPSW), Chiapas Support Committee

Marino Córdoba, National Association of Displaced Afro-Colombians (AFRODES); Afro-Colombian National Peace Council (CONPA)

Eunice Escobar (Chair), Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America (CRLN); Afro-Colombian Solidarity Network (ACSN)

Melchor Hall, Women’s Studies Research Center of Brandeis University

Bette Hoover, Just Peace Circles, Inc.; the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

Paul Magno, Nonviolence International

Maricelly Malave, Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition

Gail Phares, Witness for Peace Southeast (WFPSE)

John Paxton Walsh, Laid off worker

Dolores Welty, California Environmental Law Project; Jubilee San Diego


Witness for Peace National Staff

Elise Roberts

National Coordinator

Walker Grooms

DC Program Manager

Maggie Ervin

International Programs Coordinator

Melissa Cox

National Delegations Organizer 


Paul Magno

Financial Consultant 




International Teams


Samantha Wherry


Vanessa Peña, Cat Walker, and Lee Schlenker


Ryan Morgan 


Saraí Jiménez and Laura Krasovitzky


Witness for Peace Regional Offices

Emily Rhyne

Southeast: NC, SC, WV, VA, KY, TN, MS, AL, GA, AR, LA, FL

Lynette Culverhouse, Board Chair

New England: VT, NH, ME, MA, CT, RI    

Kris Hannigan-Luther

Northwest: WA, OR, ID, MT, AK


Liz Moldan
Midwest: ND, SD, MN, WI, NE, KS, MO

Jeanette Charles 
Southwest: AZ, CA, NM

For Rocky Mountain, Mid-Atlantic, and Great Lakes Regions, contact

Witness for Peace Headquarters

1115 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20005

Note: This is a new address as of July 2016

-Phone (operations, donations, finances, some program inquiries): 202-547-6112
-Phone for all delegation inquiries (Chicago office): 773-669-6501
*The specific delegation’s coordinator can also answer questions about that particular delegation.